Episode 251 – Listener Interaction 01/19/18

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This week’s Listener Interaction show was recorded live on Facebook LIVE while taking comments and questions from our viewers watching from home. We also answer questions submitted by our listeners via social media. This week we’ll talk about whether or not Mickey’s Very Merry Christmas Party is worth the cost, our thoughts on the new Fastpass+ options for Club Level … Read More

WDW Confirms New Option To Add More Fastpass+ Selections

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Ever since the introduction of FastPass+ there has been speculation that Disney will one day begin selling additional FastPass+, and it looks like this week will see that service introduced. Beginning Friday January 12 2018, guests staying in eligible rooms at select Walt Disney World Resort hotels will be able to purchase a new theme park extra that includes additional … Read More

Episode 248 – Listener Interaction 01/12/18

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This week, for our Listener Interaction episode, we invite one of our good friends, frequent fill-in co-hosts, and loyal listeners Sara Evans to join us. Recently, Sara posted a question on the All About the Mouse Disney Podcast Facebook group looking for ideas for places to go to or bars to check out while she and her husband are down … Read More

Episode 247 – Disney News 01/10/18

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This week in Disney news we get official word of another Epcot attraction closure, Disneyland gets first ever complete street car rail replacement, Epcot’s International Festival of the Arts workshops are announced, Black Panther trailer premiers, and much more! FRIDAY, JANUARY 12, 2018 SATURDAY, JANUARY 13, 2018 SUNDAY, JANUARY 14, 2018 MONDAY, JANUARY 15, 2018 TUESDAY, JANUARY 16, 2018 WEDNESDAY, … Read More

Episode 242 – 2017 Ear In Review

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It’s that time of year again! As 2017 comes to an end, we take a look back at all of the Disney news and announcements that took place over the course of the year. Join us, along with Window to the Magic host Paul Barrie, as we remember the many pieces of news that had us all talking about Disney … Read More

Slinky Dog Dash Ride Vehicle Video

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Disney has posted a new video today giving an up-close look at the Slinky Dog Dash ride vehicle, set to open summer 2018 in the new Toy Story Land at Disney’s Hollywood studios. See inside the maintenance bay as the coaster train is loaded onto the tracks and ready to begin testing. Source: WDWMagic.com

Rex from Star Tours will be back in Star Wars: Galaxy’s Edge

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We’ve just learned that Rex, everyone’s favorite first-time pilot, will be the DJ in the new cantina coming to the cantina in Star Wars: Galaxy’s Edge! Star Wars: Galaxy’s Edge will open at Disneyland before it opens at Disney’s Hollywood Studios at Walt Disney World. Source: WDWinfo.com

Details emerge about Star Wars Land official title and attractions

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Disney Parks revealed the title of their Star Wars land will be Star Wars: Galaxy’s Edge, and it will include a Millennium Falcon attraction. Lucasfilm’s Star Wars franchise has been massively popular since George Lucas’ Episode IV – A New Hope debuted in theaters in 1977. For some time, Star Wars only consisted of the original trilogy and the prequel … Read More

Disney reveals detailed model of Star Wars Land

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A Star Wars-inspired land is under construction at Disneyland and Walt Disney World resorts, and this is exactly what it’s going to look like: A detailed model was unveiled at this year’s 2017 D23 Expo in Anaheim, Calif, showing the exteriors of two new attractions, as well as rocky terrain filled with earthen-colored buildings, a restaurant that resembles the Mos … Read More

Episode 214 – Must-Do Places To Eat for the WDW First-Timer

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This week on the All About the Mouse Disney podcast we talk about the must-do places to eat in Walt Disney World for first-timers. There are so many amazing and unique places to eat on Walt Disney World property, but how many of these places would you recommend to someone who is visiting the parks for the very first time? … Read More

Episode 207 – The Hodge Podge Episode

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This week on the All About the Mouse Disney Podcast we are talking about a variety of different Disney-related topics. There have been a number of things that we’ve been meaning to talk about on the show lately from movie reviews to news items, and this week we’re going to catch up with an all-inclusive discussion about all things Disney. … Read More

Episode 204 – Attractions You Don’t Need A Fastpass For

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This week on the All About the Mouse Disney Podcast, Jessica Sanders from The Happiest Blog on Earth and author of “Disneyland on any budget” joins us to talk about attractions at both the Walt Disney World resort and the Disneyland resort in California that you don’t need to waste a Fastpass on. Everyone wants to make the most of … Read More

Hooray For Hollywood

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The classic Disney attraction, known as The Great Movie Ride, at Disney’s Hollywood Studios has been in the park since the park’s opening in 1989. There are many things that make this attraction a “must-do” (as referenced in Episode 202 of the All About the Mouse Disney Podcast titled, “The Must-Do’s of Disney’s Hollywood Studios), but one thing that makes … Read More

Episode 197 – Bring Back That Old Disney Magic

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This week on the All About the Mouse Disney Podcast, we invite one of our loyal listeners on the show to co-host and participate in a discussion that he suggested. We all have things that we originally fell in love with all throughout the Disney organization. Whether it’s theme parks or movies, a lot has changed over the years, and … Read More

Episode 189 – Trip Report

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This week Bryce Yelverton fills in for Jonathan Dichter as co-host and we talk about some Disney experiences that are new to the parks and also just new to him. There is so much that has been added to the Walt Disney World resort over the last couple of years, and we’ll talk about some of these new experiences as … Read More

Jingle Bell, Jingle “Meh”

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The other day I was telling my wife about the new holiday night time show at Hollywood Studios, “Jingle Bell, Jingle Bam”. This show is brand new and showcases some of the impressive projection technology that has been amazing audiences at Magic Kingdom, but this time, it’s on the Chinese Theater. Set to holiday music, it utilizes special effects, fireworks, … Read More